"The years teach much which the days never know."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Ralph Waldo Emerson on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Mark Twain
"All diseases run into one, old age."
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."
"Each age, it is found, must write its own books or rather, each generation for the next succeeding."
"For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
"Every artist was first an amateur."